Announced: Daniel Sgroi
Posted on the 28th January 2016 by Sumeeta, Communications Coordinator
We are proud to announce the next speaker from our WES 2016 speaker lineup, Daniel Sgroi!
Having been based at Warwick since 2007, Daniel Sgroi is currently Associate Professor of Economics, Leader of Theme 3 (“wellbeing and behaviour”) of the University of Warwick’s ESRC-funded CAGE centre, a Senior Researcher at the Warwick Policy Lab and Fellow of the Centre for Economic Theory and Applications at Warwick. He was previously Leverhulme Assistant Professor of Industrial Organization at Warwick.
Before coming to Warwick he was AEA Technology Junior Research Fellow at Churchill College, Cambridge (2000-2), Research Associate and then Senior Research Associate at the Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge (2002-7) and Fellow and Director of Studies in Economics at Churchill College, Cambridge (2002-7). He took his MPhil and DPhil at Nuffield College, Oxford (1996-2001) and his BA at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge (1992-95). Between undergraduate and graduate studies he was an Economic Consultant at OXERA (1995-6).
His research interests include experimental and behavioural economics, economic theory (especially game theory) and applications to labour economics, industrial organization, finance and "happiness economics". Most recently he has been working on how to measure historical happiness using Google books, and the relationship between happiness and productivity.
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